# irish-nationwide - Today’s News
Rain or shine (and it’s mostly rain) there are some things we know will always happen in Ireland.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
The former secretary general at the Department of Finance has been giving evidence at the banking inquiry.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
The banking inquiry got animated today.
# irish-nationwide - Thursday 15 January, 2015
The committee will write to several institutions, including AIB and the Department of Finance, seeking documents to aid its work.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 9 January, 2015
The bank said the information is “commercially sensitive”.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
What happened in the days and weeks leading up to the bank guarantee of 30 September 2008? TheJournal.ie presents an in-depth account from the people who were in the thick of it.
# irish-nationwide - Monday 23 June, 2014
Bruton wants the inquiry to focus on the reasons why the crisis wasn’t averted, not how it happened.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 9 May, 2014
Staff will miss out on a better package negotiated by the LRC last month.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 25 April, 2014
New payments plan will cover lower paid former workers at Anglo and Irish Nationwide.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Independent TD Stephen Donnelly accused the government of failing to take the welfare of “tens of thousands of men, women and children” into account when selling mortgage loans to US hedge funds.
# irish-nationwide - Monday 7 April, 2014
Sinn Fein finance spokesman urges swift action to ensure statute of limitations not activated.
# irish-nationwide - Sunday 12 January, 2014
Some are becoming coffee house, others high-street fashion retailers…
# irish-nationwide - Saturday 11 January, 2014
A letter from David Drumm to Brian Lenihan in October 2008 has been released in full to the Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty and is revealed in full for the first time.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 10 January, 2014
The disappearance of the original versions of two letters copied to finance minister Brian Lenihan has been uncovered by the Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty through Freedom of Information.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
NAMA announced Certus and Pepper Asset Servicing/Serco as its preferred bidders for the portfolios.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 29 March, 2013
Ireland will still guarantee bonds issued by banks since 2010, but will no longer guarantee new bonds or high-level deposits.
# irish-nationwide - Sunday 3 March, 2013
Extract: ‘The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony’
Michael Fingleton’s autonomous powers in Irish Nationwide should have been picked up on by the Financial Regulator – why weren’t they? asks Tom Lyons and Richard Curran.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin said credit unions could lose up to €17 million in the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 12 February, 2013
Richard Curran and Tom Lyons have lifted the lid on the building society which has cost the taxpayer €5.4 billion with some pretty shocking revelations about Michael Fingleton and co…
# irish-nationwide - Thursday 7 February, 2013
Why on earth were the Dáil and Seanad sitting until the small hours of this morning? This might help…
# irish-nationwide - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The Dublin businessman David Hall had taken a case against the State arguing that the issuing of the €31 billion promissory notes to the former Anglo Irish Bank is illegal as there was no Dáil vote.
# irish-nationwide - Saturday 26 January, 2013
Reuters cites ECB sources as saying the proposal was discussed this week – and ruled out as being illegal under EU treaties.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The approval is seen as routine and may be the last extension, with the possibility of a withdrawal early next year.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 26 October, 2012
Representatives of IBRC, AIB and Bank of Ireland will all appear before the Finance committee next week.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
New figures show the seven banks covered by the State’s guarantees have returned €3.36 billion so far.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 4 September, 2012
As this image reveals, quite a bit.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
Seán FitzPatrick has kept a low-profile in recent years but there are indications he could soon face charges in connection with alleged financial irregularities at Anglo Irish Bank. Here’s what’s been happening…
# irish-nationwide - Saturday 7 April, 2012
Charlie Flanagan has called for the setting-up of an anti-corruption commission in the wake of the Mahon Tribunal findings.
# irish-nationwide - Saturday 31 March, 2012
RTÉ says Ireland’s banks could be given bonds by the EFSF, which could then be used to go to the ECB and get funds.
# irish-nationwide - Thursday 29 March, 2012
The government had been in negotiations for some time with the European Central Bank over the €3.1 billion note which was due to be paid by this Saturday.
# irish-nationwide - Monday 12 March, 2012
“All over the place” is how Michael McGrath described Fine Gael and Labour’s handling of the Anglo debt negotiations.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 6 March, 2012
The Department of Finance however said it is too early to speculate on the outcome of ongoing discussions.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 15 February, 2012
In today’s Fix: household charge campaign; health service ‘reduction’; and the best way to get onto a crowded bus…
# irish-nationwide - Saturday 21 January, 2012
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 21 December, 2011
The IMF says Ireland has made “exceptional” efforts to meet its bailout targets – and urged the EU to give more assistance to the country concerning its banking debts.
# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 1 November, 2011
Organisers of the Occupy Dame Street protests are to demonstrate against the repayment of an unsecured Anglo Irish Bank bond later today.
# irish-nationwide - Monday 31 October, 2011
Tomorrow, the Government is due to sign off on a US$1 billion (€718 million) payout to unsecured Anglo Irish Bank bondholders.
# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 12 October, 2011
Bank staff are asked to get rid of all signs of the old name from their office space.
# irish-nationwide - Monday 3 October, 2011
Former trader Nick Leeson laments the lack of real will to bring ex-Irish Nationwide chief Michael Fingleton to account but notes that the excesses of certain individuals are distracting us from the wider banking scandal.
# irish-nationwide - Friday 30 September, 2011
Dominic Hannigan, the Labour Party TD, has said this highlights the need for increased powers for Oireachtas committees, which will be decided by referendum next month.